1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport
What does this qualification cover?
This qualification prepares learners for employment in a number of roles in providing Physical Education and School Sport (PESS). The qualification will develop the learner’s knowledge and skills in order to be able to independently lead the delivery of PE and sport programmes in a school sport environment. While it is delivered through the medium of PESS, the skills may be used by learners aspiring to work in other sporting roles, such as coaching.
This qualification is solely awarded by 1st4sport Qualifications as the recognised awarding organisation regulated by Ofqual in England. The technical content for this qualification has been developed in partnership with The Association for Physical Education (afPE), who are the representative PE subject association in the UK. This qualification sits within a progressive suite of delivering physical education and school sport qualifications.
The qualification and its units are listed on the Register of Regulated Qualifications; component details are contained in the appendix to this specification. This qualification is equivalent to Level 4 on the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). Further information about the EQF can be found at: http://ec.europa.eu/eqf/home_en.htm
Who is the qualification for?
This qualification is designed to prepare learners for employment in paid or voluntary roles that will enable them to be able to independently lead the delivery of PE and sport programmes in a school sport environment.
A list of our coaching qualifications can be found at www.1st4sportqualifications.com/our_qualifications
Who supports this qualification?
The qualification has been designed and developed in partnership with the Association for Physical Education (afPE), utilising their expertise in the area of physical education and school sport.
What future employment could this qualification lead to?
This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles in a school sport setting through providing an introduction to opportunities to work as a physical education and school sport professional, such as a children’s activity professional; sports development officer; sports coach; sports volunteer or leader. The qualification can help you become a qualified Teaching Assistant (TA) or Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA). This is because four of the components within this qualification are available within the complete Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, which is a qualification that provides the underpinning knowledge and understanding for those working directly with children or young people in schools. The qualification assessment has also been mapped against professional standards for teaching assistants developed in June 2016.
- Start Date: 12th April 2021
12/04/2021 - 12/04/2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm